Courtney Filner

Courtney Sedgwick Filner, viola, is a native of Minnesota and currently resides in Naples, FL. She is the principal violist of the Southwest Florida Symphony and she also plays regularly with the Naples Philharmonic. Courtney has previously held the positions of assistant principal viola of the Richmond Symphony, principal viola of the Stockton Symphony, and has been a member of the viola sections of the San Antonio Symphony, the Florida Philharmonic, the San Diego Symphony, and the New World Symphony. She was a member of the CMF Orchestra from 2001-2009 and was pleased to return to Boulder and CMF in 2016. Courtney holds a Bachelor of Music from Oberlin Conservatory, and a Master of Music from U.C.L.A. She and her husband David, an arts administrator, have two young children.

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